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Historical Events In 1968

Thursday, 02 July 2020

Jul 26   On this day in history lilian Harvey, British actress (Congress Dances), dies  

Jul 27   Anton van Duinkerken, [Willem J M A Asselbergs], literary, dies in the year 1968.  

Jul 27   Race Riot in Gary Indiana in the year 1968.  

Jul 28   Charles W Mayo, US surgeon, dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Jul 29   In the year 1968 mount Arenal, Costa Rica kills 80 in Pelee-type eruption  

Jul 29   In the year 1968 pope Paul VI reaffirms stand against artificial birth control  

Jul 30   Beatles' Apple Boutique closes, entire inventory is given away in the year 1968.  

Jul 30   In the year 1968 jon Leifs, composer, dies at 69  

Jul 31   Beatles close Apple Boutique, giving clothes away for free in the year 1968.  

Jul 31   On this day in history gertrude Short, actress (Stella Dallas, Blonde Venus), dies at 66  

Aug 03   Constantine Rokossovski, vice-premier of Poland (1952-56), dies at 71 on this day in history.  

Aug 04   On this day in history 100,000 attend Newport Pop Festival, Costa Mesa, Calif  

Aug 05   Luther Perkins American guitarist in the year 1968.  

Aug 06   Ernest Burnelle, Belgian politician, dies at 60 in the year 1968.  

Aug 08   Race riot in Miami Florida in the year 1968.  

Aug 09   In the year 1968 yugoslav president Tito visits Prague  

Aug 11   On this day in history lucien Cerfaux, Belgian biblical scholar, dies  

Aug 12   Pieter J Auld, mayor of Rotterdam (1945-52), dies at 81 in the year 1968.  

Aug 14   In the Northern Celebesa a 7.4 earthquake caused tsunami waves, reaching up to 300 meters inland,took some 200 lives and destroyed 700 houses. Wave heights were estimated at 8 to 10 meters in the year 1968.  

Aug 15   Edward Kilenyi, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1968.  

Aug 15   Pirate Radio Free London, begins transmitting on this day in history.  

Aug 16   On this day in history luis Gianneo, composer, dies at 71  

Aug 18   On this day in history cy Walter, pianist (3's Company), dies at 52  

Aug 19   Sara Jane Roberts, child actress (Our Gang), dies after surgery at 44 on this day in history.  

Aug 20   In the year 1968 650,000 Warsaw Pact troops invade Czechoslovakia  

Aug 20   On this day in history earl Sande, US jockey (Kentucky Derby), dies at 69  

Aug 20   In the year 1968 russian and Warsaw Pact troops invade Czechoslovakia  

Aug 21   In the year 1968 after 5 years Russia once again jams Voice of America radio  

Aug 21   Democratic Convention opens in Chicago on this day in history.  

Aug 21   In the year 1968 radio Prague (Czech) at 12 50 AM announces a soviet led invasion. Warsaw Pact forces enter Czechoslovakia to end reform movement  

Aug 21   Radio Prague (Czech) at 12:50 AM announces a soviet led invasion. Warsaw Pact forces enter Czechoslovakia to end reform movement in the year 1968.  

Aug 21   In the year 1968 vladimir Boudnik, Czech sculptor, commits suicide at about 45  

Aug 21   William Dana reaches 80 km (last high-altitude X-15 flight) on this day in history.  

Aug 22   Cynthia Lennon sues John Lennon for divorce on adultry in the year 1968.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1968

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Cuba Gooding Jr, actor (Boyz N the Hood, Glaadiator, Few Good Men) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   In the year 1968 birth of scott Mitchell, NFL quarterback (Detroit Lions)  

Jan 02   In the year 1968 birth of anky van Grunsven, Dutch dressage champion  

Jan 02   In the year 1968 birth of evan Parke, Jamaican actor  

Jan 03   Kent Carlsson, Sweden, tennis star was born in the year 1968.  

Jan 03   In the year 1968 birth of kerry Huffman, Peterborough, NHL defenseman (Phila Flyers, Ottawa)  

Jan 03   Shannon Sturges, actress (Savannah) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Thomas Rayam, CFL offensive linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos) was born in the year 1968.  

Famous Deaths In 1968

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Sanoesi Pane, Indonesian writer, dies on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history joseph Pholien, Belgian PM (1950-52) communist fighter, dies at 83  

Jan 05   In the year 1968 jean Murat, actor (On the Riviera), dies at 79  

Jan 06   Kurt Baschwitz, Germ/Dutch sociologist/journalist (Heksen), dies at 81 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   In the year 1968 death of prof James Smith, South African ichthyologist (b. 1897)  

Jan 09   Kokichi Tsuburaya, Jap marathoner (Oly-bronze-1964), commits suicide died in the year 1968.  

Jan 10   On this day in history basil Sydney, actor (Hamlet, Simba), dies of pleurisy at 73  

Jan 11   Isidor Isaac Rabi, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1898) died on this day in history.  

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